Printing is the act of outputting GIS data to paper or to a file

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Large File Sizes and Print Composer not printing

I have been working on a heavily detailed map using qgis for the last two years. I am runnig QGIS Essen 2.14.1 on a windows 7 home premium 64 bit with 4gb ram. The file size of the map is around ...
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QGIS Composer keep reference after reloading layers

I have written a plugin which loads a bunch of geojson data via REST for a specific region, which is selected by the user, afterwards generates some vector grids over the extend and styles all the ...
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Feature symbols in the legend don't match those on my map?

I have edited the features on my map using the draw effects tool (colourize, glow etc). However, in Print Composer, the legend shows these feature symbols in their original form. How can I get them to ...
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Free Basemaps for use in Print Publication

I am looking for free-to-use simple maps that show just the largest cities, region names, country names etc. with a simple background. I need about 500 of these for the major cities/countries of the ...
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openlayers 3 print map

var layer = new ol.layer.Tile({ source: new ol.source.TileWMS({ url: 'http://example.com:8080/geoserver/GIS/wms', params: { 'LAYERS': ...
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Printing at defined scale and paper size from ArcMap?

How to print a drawing to a defined scale (e.g. 1:2500) in ArcMap, and to a given paper size (say A3)?
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How to add gridlines as !staticlayer to a MapFish3 print template?

I am trying to add gridlines to a template by using a !staticlayer attribute with the !addBackgroundLayers processor. I am able to output a PDF map, however, no gridlines are visible. Here is my ...
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Print composer: extent of map altered when reopened

I am preparing a greater set of maps within one project. I save every finished map in the print composer separatly to reopen it again later and do some final adjustments if necessary. It worked fine ...
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ESRI Print Task (export web map) returns 500

I tried to export web map(Esri) with print task service. it works in localhost and in staging.xxx.com(http) too.But in preview.xxx.com(https) , it throws the error 500: Error performing execute ...
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Printing selected Region of map with several layers in QGIS?

I creaetd a map with 6 vector layers (each is a .shp-file), the geometry type varies: 4 are polygons, 2 are lines. I would like to print a region - to be specific approx. 20 individual regions - ...
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Print a map with Geotools

I want to print a map with a raster image as base-map using Geotools. The problem is that the raster image doesn't take the margins into consideration and starts always at the point (0,0) as you can ...
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Printing at scale using MapInfo?

Using MapInfo 12.5, I want to be able to print a property at a set scale - say 1:1000 or 1:5000. What is the easiest way to do it? I want to be able to show a Scale Bar so that the user can ...
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Using pyqgis to create images from the QGIS print composer each showing a different layer

I have many vector layers which I want to display and print, one at a time. The following script works well for producing an image from the map canvas, but I want to produce an image from a print ...
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How print map in ol3 with top resolution?

I'm developing a GIS app using OpenLayers-3. In this app, users draw features and print the map. Suppose the user draws his features in a large area. Now to print all his features, he would zoom out ...
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QGIS Default Map Composer On Open

Is there a way to to have a map (Print Composer) open automatically upon project load? I have a map constructed in Print Composer "General Map". When a user fires off the project, I would like ...
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QGIS Printing to A0 plotter fails?

HP5500PS A0 won't speak properly to QGIS. When sending a plot via composer it plots a smaller print (less than A5 size) on an A0 piece of paper. How can I get it to print an A0 map without ...
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QGIS Composer Distorted SVG PDF Output

I've noticed that some SVGs are distorted when outputting to a vector PDF from QGIS. A good example is NorthArrow_07.svg. The image on the left is how it looks in the composer and the image on the ...
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Calculating scale for printing on paper

I will be making PDFs with maps on them. Two pages, one a4, one a3 format. Both will print the same thing, just one is going to be larger. Question - what scale do I print on the PDF? The number. If ...
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Adding more than one legend in QGIS Print Composer?

I'm using QGIS 2.8.4 and I can't seem to figure out adding more than one legend to my Print Composer. Say I want a larger map and then an inset map -- showing perhaps a different classification/color ...
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In ArcMap, use python to disable “Scale map elements proportionally to changes in page size”

I am changing sources on MXDs in differents offices using ArcPy and ArcGIS 10.0. As observed here, the printer settings revert to the default printer when the instruction mxd.save() is sent. Losing ...
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Creating user customizable printing app for ArcGIS Online?

I have users that want to be able to put in their own title bar, display the legend, scale bar, north arrow, add text/imagery/etc. just like ArcMap, but with the web maps instead. Is this possible ...
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Measuring in Print composer and main layer window in QGIS 2.12.3 does not match

I work on the municipality level and I am composing print maps with scalebar. I noticed, that length (or scale of my maps) is presented different when items are measured in my main QGIS 2.12.3 layer ...
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Bulk printing\exporting from ArcGIS for Desktop to PDF or JPG for 300 layers using same extent? [duplicate]

I am using ArcGIS 10.2.2 for Desktop and I need to print\export individual maps of some 300 point Shape\layers (plant occurrences) to PDF (or JPG). Basemap extent remains fixed. Naming each Map with ...
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Exporting Map from Composer to PDF/PRINT, but all the work disapears

All my work in QGIS is missing when i tried to export via pdf, jpg or impress (including scales, legends, maps, layers, georeferenced photos). I'm not using any "OpenLayers Plugin". I had already ...
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Printing ArcMap layers in black and white?

I am working in ArcMap 10.1. I would like to print a select few layers in black and white and have one or two layers print in color? Can this be done? If so how?
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MapInfo layout templates for QGIS?

I have a series of MapInfo layouts that I use as templates for various standard map sizes (eg A0, A4 etc) that contain title blocks, and I wondered what is the best method for getting these into QGIS, ...
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Basemap layer disappear on print. Only happens with max zoom

I am fairly new to arcgis, please bear with me here. ISSUE: I uses standard esri.dijit.Print for map printing. The base map displays normally in my map pane at all zoom levels. The printing ...
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InvalidJsonValueException in geoserver printing module

I have a leaflet web app displaying some WFS and WMS with tiles from the IGN in WMTS. I've installed leaflet.print plugin and the geoserver printing module. But, when I want to print, a web page is ...
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Print composer changing orientation when saved to a template

I am having an issue while creating a template. When I save my Print composer to a template for my peers to use, the orientation is not saved. I have changed the orientation from landscape to ...
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Why doesn't the item properties and command history window not open up in QGIS print composer?

When I open a print composer in QGIS, all I see is my map. I do not see the item properties or command history. I can add a legend, scale bar, etc., but I can't edit them. I have not had this problem ...
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Labelling Issue Red Matrix around Label

I use QGIS 2.12 64-Bit Version on Win7. I have a problem with red matrix wich show up around every label. I want to delete them or make them invisible. It looks like in the following screenshot Does ...
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QGIS: Print Composer Crashes Trying to print sizes bigger than A-3

My problem is that QGIS crashes (and goes out) when I'm trying to print (on paper or to PDF) and it's for sizes bigger than A-3. Here's the basic information: OS is Windows XP Professional SP-3 (32 ...
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Geoserver printing (2.8) fails: InvalidValueException

I have followed this well-known sequence to use the Geoserver printing module: cd /var/lib/tomcat7/webapps sudo wget http://ares.boundlessgeo.com/geoserver/2.6.x/geoserver-2.6.x-latest-war.zip sudo ...
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ArcMap printing the map problem

I have created the map with some point and line layers. When I print this map, some points and lines of the map looks like shifted from their original locations. The print preview doesn't show any ...
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How to view a part of the map in natural size using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a map project in ArcGIS 10.3. My project page size is custom 1500 * 1000 mm. How can I cut a part of this map to print it on A4 format paper and see this part with a natural resolution (same ...
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Print values from Tables in QGIS Console

I want to know how to get the QGIS Console to print out actual values pertaining to a Layer's attribute table (e.g. field names, feature values, etc.). So far using the "print" command all I'm able ...
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Print composer problems Qgis 2.8 Wien with Google Satellite

I am having serious problems in exporting a map (Google satellite map) linked to QGIS. Using the print editor I clearly see the part of the map I want to print and also in the right scale, but when ...
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QGIS problem with exporting from print composer

I am using QGIS (version 2.10.1-Pisa) on a Mac (Yosemite). I am trying to export a map in the print composer as jpg or pdf and whenever I do try, the page in the print composer goes blank. when trying ...
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Detecting onClick event for clicking Printout button of ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

I am wondering if there is a way to detect when a user clicks the "Printout" link after using the print task in ArcGIS Javascript 3.14. I have set up many custom options in my mapping application ...
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arcgis 10.2 javascript api proxy printtask error

when i invoke a printtask without the proxy, everything runs fine. But, when i use it, the invocation fails. It seems that the cause is that the proxy is appending a double quote to the end of the ...
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Align in print composer not working in QGIS?

When i try to use the Align tool in Print composer to align either labels, arrows or maps, nothing happens. I've tried restarting QGIS, but it seems to be the same issue in every project. What am I ...
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ArcGIS print service not showing images or text in layout template?

Steps using ArcGIS 10.2: with arcmap create a simple map. Edit it to include an image and a text. save said map in the templates folder close arcmap. reopen and create a new blank map using the ...
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Error executing tool. ExportWebMap Job ID: somethink"

I have followed this Url http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/main/10.1/#/Printing_maps_that_contain_secured_services/0154000005q3000000/ and trying to Printing maps that contain secured services. I ...
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Seeking Online Large Format Map Printing Service based in North America? [closed]

I am looking for an online large format printing service. My requirements for such a service are: large format (ANSI E +/-) high resolution double sided paper of different quality based in North ...
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MapFish Print Legend

I am new with Mapfish Print. Everything is working with my config.yaml except the legend. Here my code: ` - !legends font: Helvetica maxIconWidth: 8 maxIconHeight: 8 ...
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Using Multiple maps and Legends in a single Print Composer

I keep running into this problem when I inlay a second map and legend into the print composer. For example when I plot my first map and legend I can lock the map and then I prepare my inlay map. ...
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Restrict Map Services available to a custom ArcGIS Server Print Service

I am setting up a custom print service in ArcGIS Server to use our own templates, but as this print service will run as the ArcGIS Server account it will potentially have access to all secured ...
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Custom pageSize MapFish Print not working

I am new to Mapfish print. I have a question . How to generate a PNG file with custom size. For example, generate a PNG file with width 1055 and height of 635. He was searching on the the mapfish ...
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Print LABEL text in multiple lines in Cesium JS API

I have a problem printing text in multiple lines using Label in Cesium JavaScript API. text is member of Label class which takes String as input but doesn't really support multiple line labels using ...
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ArcPy PrintMap is cutting off part of layout?

I am running a script that pulls certain .mxd files out of a folder and prints them for me. For some reason, when I use the script, part of the layout is cutoff; on the other hand, when I open each ...